What sets the FinePix S6500fd apart from other 6-megapixel cameras is its “face detection” technology, which is “designed to locate faces in the frame (up to ten faces) for auto focus, metering and subject tracking”. That’s not all, it also comes with a wide-angle 10.7x lens and a super bright 2.5-inch TFT-LCD display. Available September 2006 – no word yet on pricing.
According to the press release Fujifilm’s hardware implemented Face Detection technology needs just 40ms to locate a face in the frame
[via NewLaunches – DPReview]